enswathe
transitive verb Date: 1597 to enfold or enclose with or as if with a covering ; swathe

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Enswathe — En*swathe , v. t. To swathe; to envelop, as in swaddling clothes. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • enswathe — [en swäth′, enswāth′] vt. enswathed, enswathing to wrap or bind in or as in a bandage; swathe …   English World dictionary

  • enswathe — enswathement, n. /en swodh , swaydh/, v.t., enswathed, enswathing. to swathe. [1590 1600; EN 1 + SWATHE] * * * …   Universalium

  • enswathe — verb /ɛnˈsweɪð/ To swathe; to envelop, as in swaddling clothes …   Wiktionary

  • enswathe — v. swathe, wrap, envelop, enclose; bandage; wrap around …   English contemporary dictionary

  • enswathe — en·swathe …   English syllables

  • enswathe — en•swathe [[t]ɛnˈswɒð, sweɪð[/t]] v. t. swathed, swath•ing cvb swathe …   From formal English to slang

  • enswathe — /ɛnˈsweɪð/ (say en swaydh), /ən / (say uhn ) verb (t) (enswathed, enswathing) → swathe1 (defs 1–3). Also, inswathe. –enswathement, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • enswathe — v.tr. bind or wrap in or as in a bandage. Derivatives: enswathement n …   Useful english dictionary

  • enswathement — enswatheˈment noun • • • Main Entry: ↑enswathe …   Useful english dictionary

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